Jan 23, 2014, 1:38 PM
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President Rouhani calls for expansion of ties with Netherlands

Tehran, Jan 23, IRNA – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in a meeting with Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte on Thursday stressed that both sides enjoy huge capacity to boost all-out relations, economic cooperation in particular.

President Rouhani made the remarks on the sideline of the 44th World Economic Forum currently underway in Davos, Switzerland.



President Rouhani underlined the need for further expansion of Iran-Netherlands cooperation in industrial, scientific, shipping and oil and energy areas.



Rutte, for his part, said both Iran and the Netherlands enjoy various cultural and historical commonalties, adding that his country calls for expansion of economic and trade relations with Iran.



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